I would like to find the bible of Joseph REIDER which was purchased in 1850, at his estate sale, by his son-in-law, Martin KREIDLER. Perhaps it was passed down in the family to Martin’s grandchildren, John or Phoebe LEVERGOOD.


Searching for parents, siblings and any other pertinent information about William WARD of Newberry and Warrington, York County and Carlisle, Cumberland County, PA from before the 1750’s until 1762. He and wife Susannah FOULKE are found in Orange County, NC, in about 1763-5. What relation was he to Anthony WARD of Carlisle, died 1751?


Does anyone have or know where a complete list of the cemetery at Long Level, Pennsylvania. This cemetery was probably called the “Olewiler Cemetery” and had mostly family members. This cemetery was NOT done in the 1930’s and a former neighbor remembers playing in the cemetery as a little girl … the lady stated that at that time the cemetery had at least 25 graves.


Willing to share copies of pictures of …

  • John and Lydia (Mitzel) Hannigan; family pictures; and other Hannigan pictures
  • Samuel Miller, 1st wife Lucinda (Wise), and 2nd wife Anna (Darrah); and a number of their children’s families
  • Caroline (Emenheiser) Smeltzer, Olewiler; some family pictures which include many of her children, both to Smeltzer and Olewiler, one picture from 1922 has most of her grandchildren, plus others
  • Jacob Grove, Sr. 1799-1882; and wife Margaret (Trout) Grove 1807-1883.


The compilation of the “Descendants of 1741 York Co. Immigrant J. Wilhelm Ehrhart” is finally about ready for publication … hopefully this year. Any descendants wanting to be sure that their line is included should email the address below. Some daughter married lines not yet much followed are: Beatty, Bowan, Brenneman, Brown, Bowers, Cassel, Cowen, Decker, Falconer, Gemberling, Heidler, Hoffman, Holton, Husson, Kerchner, Koch, Koller, Kopp, Landis, Lau, Lish, Olp, Peterman, Prosser, Reber, Rohrbaugh, Royer, Ruth, Schmid, Schreiber, Shaeffer, Shindel, Slagle, Snyder, Smith, Strayer, Swartz, Young, Zeller and Zorbaugh. When it is completed and indexed and the cost for printing, binding and mailing is known, I will send notifications of the price. This is a labor of love.


We have a family picture of MAGDALENA ROSELINE BREIDLING (1839-1918) and JOHN HENRY ROUSE (1840-1914). Willing to share a copy of the picture and maybe you might be able to identify some of the children.


Looking for pictures of MARY ANN TYSON (1853-1940) and husband HERMAN ADAM METZEL (1856-1900), they lived mostly in York Boro, PA.


Seeking information about the children and ancestors of Mattias and Catarina (SNYDER) RUDISILL. Mattias and Catarina are the parents of Louvina RUDISILL who married Washington HAMM.


I would like to find someone who has pictures of Dr. Benjamin Franklin GROVE (30 Aug 1843 - 17 Mar 1882) of Hopewell Twp, York Co, PA and his wife Elizabeth (nee ANDERSON) GROVE, then later wife of Henry MILLER (3 Jul 1834 - 2 Sep 1920) of Hopewell Twp, York Co, PA.


I would like to find someone who has pictures of George M. HEFFNER (8 Feb 1837 - 24 Mar 1915) of Hopewell Twp, York Co, PA and his wife Mary Ann (nee GOHN) HEFFNER (22 Jul 1842 - 29 Jun 1926).


I am in possession of the 1935 York County marriage certificate of the late Luther Franklin BLOUSE and Esther Pauline FORRY. I would like to return this to the family. If you have these people in your family line and are interested in this certificate, please contact Linda Feeser.


I recently realized I have Anna Maria KITZMULLER/KITZMILLER on my chart but no ancestry. She married Michael RAUB 25 Nov 1735, Earl Twp, Lancaster Co, PA. I think she is the daughter of Johannes (Martin?) KITZMULLER and Christina DYER/DYERHIN and granddaughter of Thomas KITZMULLER and Barbara HAINLEIN. I would like to correspond with anyone working on the KITZMULLER/KITZMILLER family. I am looking for documentation, especially for the relationship of Anna Maria and Johannes.


I am seeking information about Anna Bertha FRIES (1902-1937), married to Daniel SIPE, (1874-1954) they lived in Hellam Twp, York Co, PA. Also seeking daughter Maggie SIPE (1902-1952) married to Carl Eugene FERREE, Sr (1896-1966). They lived in Red Lion, PA. And son, Carl Eugene FERREE, Jr.


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